NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - After Nacogdoches County Sheriff's deputies executed a search warrant on a residence in the South Meadows trailer park, a 34-year-old man was arrested for felony drug and firearm charges Wednesday.
Investigators found 50 grams of methamphetamine, 7 ounces of marijuana, a shotgun, a loaded pistol, and other drug paraphernalia in the home.
Robert Lee Bradley, of Nacogdoches, is still being held in the Nacogdoches County Jail on a second-degree felony charge of possession of a controlled substance between 4 and 200 grams, a third-degree felony charge of unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon, and a misdemeanor possession of marijuana charge. Collectively, Bradley's bail has been set at $26,500.
In a press release, Nacogdoches County Sheriff Jason Bridges said that the arrest is the result of an ongoing investigation into drug activity stemming from the South Meadows trailer park on Spradley Street. NCSO investigators obtained a search warrant for the residence late Wednesday afternoon.
Bridges stated that most of the drugs were found in a safe that was concealed inside a closet of the master bedroom. The safe was bolted to the floor. In addition, investigators found marijuana concealed inside the air vents in the master bedroom.
The meth seized at the residence has an approximate street value of $5,000, the press release stated.